Hatfield Forest

Hatfield Forest

What's on

The Kings Driscolls band playing live at Woodfest in Hatfield Forest


Join us for WoodFest in September and experience Hatfield Forest as it comes alive with music, crafts and much, much more...

Upcoming events

Forest Fitness

Wed 27 Jun 2018
Get active outdoors this summer.

Guided Forest Run

Thu 28 Jun 2018
Join us for a guided run around the forest.

Begginers Running Group

Fri 29 Jun 2018
Fitness Instructor and PT Gemma Walmsley will take you on a gentle run/jog around the forest. This group is aimed at those who want to start running, but need a little advice and motivation to get going. Each session includes warm-up, cool-down...

The Stort 10 and 5 Mile

Sun 01 Jul 2018
Bishop's Stortford Running Club bring one of the South East's best races to Hatfield Forest

The Tempest

Thu 05 Jul 2018
A great open-air Shakespearian love story

Music on a Summer's Afternoon performed by Dunmow Wind Band

Sun 15 Jul 2018
Dunmow Wind Band bring their great sound to Hatfield Forest
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Our work

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Eating and shopping

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Tree growing in open parkland in May at Hatfield Forest, Essex.

Professional Courses at Hatfield Forest 

Our team manages a variety of veteran trees and the wildlife the habitat supports. Learn what they know by taking part in one of our professional courses.

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Join or give

A protective basket surrounding a freshly cut stump in Elgins Coppice

Coppice appeal 

Our volunteers help care for 240 hectares of ancient coppice woodland. They need your help to get new equipment to continue this important work.